Problem

Tax exiles

Incidence:
It was reported that the families of around 2,500 Dutch businessmen had settled in Belgium in 1996 to avoid paying high taxes in the Netherlands, investing 900 billion BF in Belgian banks. According to one estimate, between 50,000 and 100,000 tax exiles live in Belgium.
Strategies:
Acquiring citizenship
Values:
Exile
Overtax
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Subject(s):
Society Exiles
Commerce Taxation
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
Date of last update
02.02.1997 – 00:00 CET